Fishing is picking up around the state! Many lakes are reporting excellent conditions on white bass, crappie and catfish.
Resident fishing license sales have increased with the warm weather.
The DNREC Division of Fish and Wildlife reminds recreational anglers and commercial watermen that it is now unlawful in Delaware to harvest or possess river herring, a popular baitfish, without a valid receipt from a state or jurisdiction where harvest is permitted.
Grab your fishing rods and tackle box. It’s almost time – April 7 – to take advantage of the first of four license-free fishing days scheduled for this summer in Florida, according to Gov. Rick Scott, who highlighted the good news at today’s Cabinet meeting in Tallahassee.
Commercial king mackerel fishers harvesting from waters off Monroe County will be able to land and sell their harvest in Collier County from April 1 through June 30, when the waters off Collier County are usually closed to harvest.
More than one million trout will be stocked by the end of this year, thanks to efforts by the Georgia Department of Natural Resources, Wildlife Resources Division and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.
Conservation officers believe that good perch fishing and poor winter ice conditions are likely the major factors behind an increase in the number of perch overlimits around Saginaw Bay this winter.
Lake sturgeon are once again inhabiting their native waters in the Coosa River basin.
The 2012 spring trout fishing season in Illinois will begin at 5 a.m. on Saturday, April 7, Illinois Department of Natural Resources (IDNR) Director Marc Miller announced.
If you had the opportunity to pay just $6.50 a year to increase your odds of catching fish on rod and reel — possibly by 30 percent or more — would you take it?
It would seem old Mother Nature decided to take a few steps backward in regard to the advance of spring this week and they may be a good thing in regards to adjusting nature’s clock.
Again this spring, the Department of Natural Resources will collect eggs from spotted muskellunge in the Detroit River and Lake St. Clair to be raised at its Wolf Lake State Fish Hatchery.
The Department of Natural Resources reminds anglers that a new license season begins Sunday, April 1.
Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks (MDWFP) has announced changes in freshwater commercial fishing regulations are being considered and public comments are being accepted on these proposed changes.
Above average temperatures the past few weeks have led to great crappie fishing in many Mississippi Delta lakes.
REMINDER: April 1 is the beginning of the new fishing license year! If you plan to fish Saturday and Sunday this coming weekend, have your current and new license in your possession. CATCHES OF THE WEEK: Heron Lake: March 21, Frank Ortiz caught a 10-pound lake trout. He was using a horsehead jig. Quemado Lake: March 23, Hamp Vandever…
The shrimp, the whole shrimp and nothing but the shrimp, that’s what Oregon commercial shrimpers aim to catch when the season opens April 1.
The Oregon Department of Fish & Wildlife wants to remind ocean anglers of two important regulation changes that begin April 1 and continue through the end of September.
Ron Bane Sr. has been fishing the North Branch of the Susquehanna River between Danville and its confluence with the West Branch near here for more than a decade.
Family Fishing Clinics is an introductory class to fishing and now more dates have been added around the state. It’s a chance to learn everything from tying a proper knot to casting techniques.
The Bass Federation, in partnership with FLW Outdoors, will host the 2nd Annual Student Angler Federation (SAF) South Carolina High School Fishing State Championship at Lake Greenwood.
Land a lunker for loot. Boat a bluegill for bucks. Catch a crappie for cash.
Spring is definitely here and everything is kicking into high gear.
Can a mouse help you catch fish? It can if it’s a computer mouse.
Rainbow trout will be stocked in Oahe Marina near Fort Pierre, starting in early April and continuing during the month.
ABAJO MOUNTAINS: (March 27) Conservation Officer Dennis Shumway reports slow fishing during the past week. Blanding #4 is open and people are pulling out a few rainbows using spinners, PowerBait and worms. The ice is off at Recapture Reservoir, but little if any fishing pressure has been documented. Blanding #3 is now ice-free and fishing is fair using spinners, PowerBait…